| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Kevin Kallaugher (aka KAL) is the man behind the insightful and often acerbic political cartoons that have appeared in more than 100 publications worldwide, among which is our own Baltimore Sun. His work epitomizes the age-old adage that the "pen is...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley will travel to Israel in April for an economic development mission that was canceled during last fall's violence in the Gaza Strip.
The itinerary has not been finalized, an aide said, but the trip is meant to replace the eight-day...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Good morning, Baltimore. There's a leaker in jail next door, Game of Thrones is a fantasy, and Turkey's flirting with anarchy. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for June 3, 2013.
Bradley Manning, the whistleblower accused of releasing a giant...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Your recent article on U.S. relations with Iran highlights the sensible advice given by former American ambassador Ryan Crocker, who is part of the Iran Project ("Ex-ambassador: Soften approach toward Iran," May 27).
This group includes three dozen...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Syrian President Bashar Assad's brutal war against his domestic opponents has taken some 70,000 lives so far and reduced much of the country to rubble, yet there's no sign either side has gained a decisive advantage in the two-year-old conflict. The...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:48 AM
In his recent speech, President Barack Obama set forth what he described as narrow, reasonable guidelines for using drones to carry out targeted killings overseas. The U.S., he said, will only use drone strikes "against terrorists who pose a continuing...
| May 16, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Chamber music players typically spend so much time together that it can seem like a professional marriage. In the case of Duo Amaral, it's an actual marriage. These husband and wife guitarists perform for the Sundays at Three series on May 19 at Christ...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:40 PM
The Annapolis Democratic Central Committee will pick a replacement for former Alderman Richard E. Israel on Tuesday night.
Three men have applied to replace Israel, who resigned from the City Council earlier this month because he is moving to an...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 10:55 AM
A bill has been introduced in the U.S. Senate that would allow a foreign country, Israel, to discriminate against select groups of American citizens — including Americans who have expressed criticism of its policies. Disappointingly, the bill, S.B....
| Jun 26, 2013
| 7:30 AM
In the past year, more than 1,500 rockets were fired into Israel. They are now building bomb shelters to protect their citizens from harm. I was shocked to see a photograph of a broken Palestinian window in contrast to the damage inflicted on Israel by...
| May 1, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Any sovereign nation has the right to exclude any individual who might be considered to be a threat to that country ("Don't let Israel discriminate," April 30). Keeping its citizenry safe is a primary requirement of any country, including the U.S., as...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The newest alderman on the Annapolis City Council will be downtown resident and activist Joe Budge.
The Annapolis Democratic Central Committee selected Budge on Tuesday night to replace former Alderman Richard Israel, who resigned earlier this month....